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INTERNATIONAL ORDER OF THE RAINBOW GIRLSINTERNATIONAL ORDER OF THE RAINBOW GIRLS
The International Order of the Rainbow for Girls is a Non Profit 501c3 organization for girls ages 11-20 that promotes volunteering, friendships and fun. The organization was founded in 1922 and provides a safe, wholesome environment to the girls, su... Read more
The International Order of the Rainbow for Girls is a Non Profit 501c3 organization for girls ages 11-20 that promotes volunteering, friendships and fun. The organization was founded in 1922 and provides a safe, wholesome environment to the girls, supervised by safety trained and screened adults. The International Order of the Rainbow for Girls is an organization for Girls ages 11-20 to volunteer, build confidence, plan events together and make lifelong friends. See more at www.GoCaRainbow.org Our focus is on service. The girls plan volunteer projects throughout the community. We teach these young ladies what a great thing it is to give back to their community.
Who may volunteer:
We do limit volunteering to girls within the age range of 11-20 and accompanying parents/guardians, grandparents and siblings only. While we appreciate adult volunteer requests we have recieved, we typically only take adult volunteers from our pool of parents and majority members who have been background screened as a safety precaution for the girls.
How often we meet: Meetings are held twice a month in Ventura, Ca and volunteer and fun events are held throughout Ventura County approxamately 1-3 times a month
What our organization can do for you; Provide unique volunteer opportunities planned by the girls Provide fun events, theme parts, more Give you lifelong "sisters" Increase self confidence Provide a safe and rewarding environment Scholarship opportunities Positive mentors Teach public speaking Teach leadership skills Oportunities for state offices Travel opportunities More!
Scholarships / Service Hour Verifications for Schools We are happy to provide service hours for school requirements, scholarships and applications. As we get to know the girls, many adults end up writting letters of recommendations for these young ladies. The leadership positioins, service hours and involvement also look great on college applications.